How can a grandparent file for custody of her grandchild if she can't afford an attorney
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You need to consider immediately filing an application with the probate court for temporary, and ultimately permanent, letters of guardianship.
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Yes. California statutes protect GP rights.
Hire an attorney to file petition to appoint guardian.
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